Amy Herzog

University Based Experiences

  • Photo-Editor, The Minstrel(University Newspaper)
  • Officer, Best Buddies (Provides friendship to individuals with intellectual disabilities)
  • DeSales Admissions Welcoming Guides(DAWGS)
  • DiScoUrse, Creative Writing Honor society
  • Lamda Pi Eta, Communication Honor society

Public Relations Office DeSales University; Center Valley, PA

 Public Relations Intern, Spring 2010

  • Enhanced the University's regional profile by generating media coverage from area news organizations.
  • Conducted interviews and gathered information for features on staff and students at the university as well as press releases for the media about university events and accomplishments.
  • Provided photographs from select university events for use in university publications to engage alumni and prospective students in current events on campus.

Objective

An internship in the field of communication with particular interest in journalism and photography.

Awards and Honors

  • 2010 Excellence in Photo-Journalism Award from DeSales Humanities Department
  • Dean's List Fall 2009,Spring 2010
  • Communication Honors Society, Lamda Pi Eta
  • DiScoUrse Creative Writing Honor Society

Volunteer Experience

  • Captain, Best Buddies Relay for Life Team, for American Cancer Society
  • Bike To Brunch, Genesis Bicycles, Easton, PA

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Skills

  ·        Effective written and verbal communicator ·        Work well independently and as part of a team ·        Motivated and hardworking ·        Proficient in Microsoft Word, basic Photoshop and PowerPoint  

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Nov 2010

Sesonal School Photographer

Christmas City Studio
  • Take portraits of students in elementary, middle, and high school.
Jun 2007 - Jul 2009

Day Camp Counselor

YMCA Camp Bernie
  • Coordinated and led programs
  • Worked with parents to ensure each camper had a great experience
  • Built and used communication and leadership skills